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Young Lions in review: John Stones

July 23, 2015


NB: Special thanks to Chris Smith for his valuable contributions to this article. “I want to set a mark and be a mixture of Rio Ferdinand and John Terry.”  John Stones immediately set the bar of expectation high when he spoke to FourFourTwo’s Jonathon Fadugba in June 2015.  Setting his sights on becoming the embodiment […]

Leroy Fer: The Bouncer

April 2, 2013


Leroy Fer is not a name that is synonymous with the fans of English football like that of Neymar, Edinson Cavani or Radamel Falcao but FC Twente’s defensive midfielder was the subject of a failed move to the Premier League during the January transfer window.  Everton had agreed an £8.6 million deal with Twente but […]

Steven Gerrard compares Everton to Stoke?

October 30, 2012


Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has stirred up a little extra controversy after the weekends Merseyside derby at Goodison Park.  The game was full of major incidents, as is usual for the clash between these two sides. Luis Suarez was wrongly denied a last minute winner for Liverpool as the assistant referee judged the Uraguyan striker as being […]

A blistering first week in the Premier League!

August 21, 2012


After a fantastic first week on the return of the Barclays Premier League, I can safely say the football on show did not disappoint!  There was a number of surprising results that really did herald the return of the greatest league in the world.  Personally, I was looking forward to a number of big clashes this […]